Kew Youth Hostel & Backpackers

5 Johannesburg Road, Johannesburg, Gauteng, 2004, South Africa | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Johannesburg

Along the way to Namibia

A travel blog entry by whk2006

The first day on the road with G.A.P. overland truck! Nothing much has scheduled today for sightseeing, since we just drove north, stopped somewhere for a night before we reach South Africa/Namibia border. Our tour leader, Jacqueline, even dropped us in a shopping mall, Bayside Mall, to supply some necessacities we have had a chance to buy. From …

The Drakensberg

A travel blog entry by kwant


Arriving thoroughly rested and relaxed from the horizontal of Mpande and Port St Johns we had to go to big, hot and sweaty Durban. Thankfully the trial was short-lived. We stayed in an awful youth hostel, where we were greeted by a loud drunk welshman and were serenaded at night with God save the queen- aren't the british great on holiday! The next …


A travel blog entry by centaur169


... different ideas and we had a bit of a connect on the way to the tyre place. Not exceedingly happy with drivers who cannot talk on mobile phones and drive at the same time :(!!!

That threw a spanner in our plans a bit, so we were stuck waiting for the owner of the transport company. Luckily this all happened in front of the tyre place so we could get that sorted while waiting.

After getting all the info we were just in ...

Day 15,16&17 - Hogsback, Barkly East, Winburg, Jhb

A travel blog entry by mmtravelworld


... drove past empty houses, we wondered what happened to the people who lived in the abandoned farm houses.
After filling up at Aliwal North, we headed for Winburg, past Smithfield, Rouxville, Reddersburg and Bloemfontein. Back in the Free State we were hit by the wind which made traveling a bit more difficult for the riders. A few stop & go's between Rouxville & Reddersberg made the ride interesting....sad to think that the roads have deteriorated ...

Easter in SA

A travel blog entry by rosandscott


... road trips... a rear mounted bottle opener (so that when your vehicle is hanging over a cliff, at least you can still open your beer. Boom boom).

Ros had her hands full entertaining Gia during her school break, but it was a joy to see her excitement and anticipation during the Easter egg hunt, going to the cinema, or going for a ride on her favourite pony, Copper!

The family lunch Mom had planned and prepared for well in ...


This hostel, located on 5 Johannesburg Road, Johannesburg, is near Johannesburg Zoo, South African National Museum of Military History, and Museum Africa.
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